Procession of heralds at the funeral of Sir Philip Sidney, 1587

dalloway292 p2.42

 

From Inquiries into the Origin and Process of the Science of Heraldry in England by James Dallaway, p292

Copied from a roll by Thomas [?]

From left to right: William Segar as Portcullis, Humphrey Hales as York Herald, Nicholas Paddy as Rouge Dragon, Richard Lee as Richmond, Robert Glover as Somerset, Robert Cooke as Clarenceux King of Arms

Note the recurrence of the pheon (the charge on the Sidney coat of arms) and the full arms borne by Sir Philip on Glover’s banner.

 

 

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